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garcia-torres is due in court on several charges. he is scheduled to enter a plea this morning charged with three attempted kidnappings that occurred in march of 2009. we will have a live update. >>> he was the last see and he was working on restoring his tore rick boat. mattingly's boat was still there but there was no sign of him. >> it is going to be rough to come down here and police will decide if they will search the water once again. >>> they are asking auto workers to avoid the fiscal cliff. the president will chair, after rallying for his support plan. they are raising taxes to help reduce the federal deficit. president barack obama met privately with house speaker john boehner over the weekend. it was the first meeting on the fiscal cliff crisis and the new point of views some are now expenses. runders -- renters may be dealt with by san francisco landlords. they would have to find out if it is option until. if passed it will move tonight full board.$♪. >> legislative leaders are holding a vigil to protect funding for a job center in west oakland. they say jobs and unemploy
or not continue, he has had it. in his unheated garage, 85-year-old garcia is working to fix the fiscal cliff, one can at a time. how much money have you sent the government? >> a little bit over $3,000. >> reporter: $3,197.88, to be exact. all tracked on a hand-written ledger. the last three years, garcia has been paying the government $50 a month of his postal service pension and money from cans he collects. >> we are paying absolutely too much interest. >> reporter: it really bothers you? >> it bothers me, because it makes no sense. >> reporter: sense something garcia's wife of 59 years thinks her husband could use. do you think he's crazy? >> loco? >> reporter: call him crazy, but there is an entire federal office, the bureau of public debt, that collects money from hundreds of mr. garcias. this office in parkersburg, west virginia, was set up by president kennedy, so citizens could pay down the national debt. this year alone, it's collected $7.7 million in gifts, about $90 million since it was established. but $90 million isn't that much, especially when you consider the federal deficit is $1
sierra lamar. the judgep ordered antolin garcia-torres to return -- judge ordered antolin garcia- torres to return to court wednesday to enter a police in the case. >>> new at 6:00 p.m., the bay bridge toll plaza is about to get a face lift as part of the grand opening of the eastern span. ktvu's consumer editor tom vacar joins us with how the transformation may or may not effecting your commute. tom? >> reporter: commuters paid for this $6.5 million project a long time ago but now it will happen very, very soon. >> reporter: for commuters the toll plaza is a familiar site. that look will soon change. >> the exterior will get replaced with panels and they will be in a white culler to watch the -- color to match the building and that is designed to compliment the white color of the new east span of the bay bridge so there is a consistent design them. >> reporter: those colors coordinate with the cargo cranes that port of oakland. it would happen between 10:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. >> the inconvenient will be small. the work is being done up above the traffic lanes. >> reporter: at the last g
remembered this morning as a great hero and tactician. as teresa garcia the general died yesterday at his home in tampa from complications related to pneumonia. >> reporter: general h. norman schwarzkopf received military acclaim as a war hero. he led the desert storm, a coalition of 30 countries that successfully drove forces out of saddam hussein's group. >> we're very proud to be able to do this. >> reporter: schwarzkopf was born in 134 in trenton, new jersey. he followed his father's footsteps to west point. in 1966 he volunteered to serve in vietnam. his name name was stormin' norman referring to his notoriously exploding temper. >> going around and little, is that why -- >> around, through, over the top, underneath, and any other way. >> reporter: desert storm topped his 34-year career. general bush awarded him ahmedal of freedom and he was welcomed back on american soil. the self-proclaimed political independent dismissed suggestions he run for office. he campaigned for former president george w. bush in 2000 but was ambivalent about the 2003 invasion of iraq. schwarzkopf retired t
of murdering sierra lemar. freddy garcia faces three counts of murder and kidnapping. freddy garcia is garcia torres is expected to enter a plea for the charges. >>> and it is now inclusive enough to be granted legitimacy. this paves the way for opposition. leon panetta said in the next few weeks, president barack obama will decide how many u.s. troops will stay in afghanistan after the combat mission ends in december 2014. other reports have indicated between 6,000 and 10,000 troops and they will probably stay in afghanistan to focus on counterterrorism and to advice afghan security forces. >>> they will have a little more cash as gas prices continue to drop. the most expensive is a gallon of $3.79 and drivers are paying about $3.55 per gallon and prices have fallen more than a dollar in the last two months. >>> they are advising it is nothing to be alarmed about. the flare-up yesterday evening was conducted as a safety precaution. the flare-up comes after a few months and it sent huge plumes of smoke after they posed a problem with a variety of health complaints. >>> all five members of the
-profile disappearance will also be in court today. antolin garcia-torres is due to enter a plea but it has nothing to do with the sierra lamar case. more on this at 7:30. >>> in about an hour from now, president obama flies to michigan to seek support from automakers to get help to avoid thefully. he will be touring a suburb of detroit. it's all part of the rally to rally popular support to raise taxes on the 2% of the wealthiest americans. now, he did meet with house speaker john boehner. the new view some republicans are address. >>> a smoke-free disclosure is expected to pass a key hurdle today. under the proposal landlords would have to tell perspective lenders if the building is smoke-free or optional. a meeting takes place at 1:00. if passed, the ordinance moves on to the full board. >> religious leaders are scheduled to hold a meeting tonight to protect funding for the job center. funding for the west oakland job resource center has come into question amid controversy over plans to put up aloom nateed billboards -- illuminated billboards. those boards were to bring in hundreds of thousands of dol
today here is up 7%. why is that? well, nina garcia, call it the nina garcia bongs. basically, nina garcia, a fashionista, involved with elm is a judge on "project runway" posted links from -- on her website to jcpenney, and the concept how they will have stores within the store so this is all their new way to get people to come in, and they are actually doing a few promotional items as well. they wanted to get out of that and phase out so it's a winner. 7% today. that's good. liz: just nearly cut losses in half, markets coming back it looks like, down 61 points after being down more than 90. this is moving on the rioters wire, and republican speaker of the house, john boehner meeting with president obama at the white house today. okay? at 3:30 eastern, not a lot of hours left and daylight here, but getting together according to a white house official. we'll see if the markets make a better comeback at the moment. well off lows, same with the s&p and nasdaq, a tough day for most of this. okay, 5 p.m., now we have the number, the time, 5 p.m., john boehner going to the white house fo
unheated garage, 85-year-old garcia is working to fix the fiscal cliff. one can at a time. how much money have you sent the government? >> a little bit over $3,000. >> reporter: $3,197.88, to be exact. all tracked on a handwritten ledger. over the last three years, garcia has been paying the government $50 a month of his postal service pension and money from cans he collects. >> we're paying absolutely too much interest, too much interest. >> reporter: it really bothers you. >> it bothers me because it makes no sense. >> reporter: sense is something garcia's wife of 59 years thinks her husband could use. do you think he's crazy? [ speaking spanish ] >> uh-huh. >> reporter: call him crazy, but there's an entire federal office of bureau of public debt that collects money like garcia's. this office in west virginia was set up by president kennedy so citizens could pay down the national debt. this year alone, it's collected $7.7 million in gifts, about $90 million since it was established. but $90 million isn't that much, especially when you consider the federal deficit is $16 trillion and cl
other people onboard and there were no survivors. as teresa garcia tells us, rivera was at the peak of her career. >> reporter: a helicopter hovers over the wreckage of a plane that authorities believe was carrying singer jenni rivera. >> the plane, it's totaled. nobody inside survived. the bodies are unrecognizable, according to what they're telling us. >> reporter: police say the learjet was reported missing around 3:30 after the plane took off from monterey. she had just finished up a concert there. the long beach, california, native had just wrapped up a concert there. the 43-year-old american music star sold 15 million records worldwide and had her own reality show. >> we would just like to say thanks to all the fans. love you all. thanks. >> reporter: celebrities and fans are posting their condolences online saying the music world lost a fun and talented woman. teresa garcia, cbs, los angeles. >>> coming up, a devastating typhoon. a powerful storm making its way through asia leaves hundreds of people dead or missing in the philippines. this is the "morning news." ews." mild to
invasion on november 30th. police say that lucas anderson, javier garcia and deanglo austin were arrested. 22-year-old raven dixon was also arrested. police are not released details about what led to the arrest or the relationships between the suspects. three major cities with two days to go oakland is at 130 homicides for the year. 26% increase from 2011. san francisco 67 homicides so far. 1/3 increase over last night. san jose is 45, still low for a city of almost a million people. >>> police are looking for a suspect in an especially brutal robbery in san francisco. the victim was not injured and the thugs only made off with a few dollars. the crime took a nasty turn. >> i heard them say i'm going to kill your dog. >> pekingese, 12 years old, sweetest thing ever. >> she asked not to be named so we won't show her face. this woman was robbed yesterday not only of money but her best friend roxy who she loved most on this everett. -- on this ert. >> she -- earth. >> she lost her phone so he parked her car when a man approached her >> he said give me all your money. >> roxy started barkin
is being held on $10 million bond. here is what cops believe what happened sunday night. jesus garcia and his girlfriend apparently worked together at china garden restaurant. they apparently broken up. garcia see yaw, seen right there, allegedly grabbed his gun and went looking for a coworker at the restaurant. when he arrived he started firing at employees who ran from the building into a parking lot and finally taking cover inside the bathroom of a crowded movie theater nearby. now the entire way garcia allegedly firing his glock hand dpun as he hunted for his target. >> we heard popping. it had to be semiautomatic. we thought we were going to die. >> i got all my kids against the wall. he was doing like that and i was standing against the door. >> reporter: how frightening. those inside the theater were scared that an aurora-style shooting was takes place right there. luckily there was off-duty sheriff's deputy working security at the theater that night. she heard the shots and took down the suspect stopping his manhunt. >> we were fortunate we have the officer was well-trained an
. antolin garcia-torres has now been accused of three other attempted kidnappings. the 21-year-old was charged last month in connection to those assaults. the incidents took place back in 2009, all in safeway parking lots. garcia-torres was employed at the safeway in morgan hill. >>> in a brash home invasion in san francisco's richmond district, three men with a gun chased a woman into her home near the intersection of 31st avenue and clemente street last night. a neighbor tells us when the woman's father got to the house, she screamed, don't come in! but it was too late. robbers got away with a wallet, diamond earrings, watch and gold chain, but no one was hurt. >>> union workers at the port of oakland have voted to ratify a new contract. >> more than 200 people went out on strike last month, disrupting operations at the port. electricians, security personnel and janitors now have approved a contract that includes a 2.5% cost of living raise in 2013 and 2014. the board of port commissioners still has to approve the deal, however. >>> and a north bay oyster company is fighting
prints connected julio miguel blanco garcia to the killing of pham. the affidavit says blanco garcia became a suspect when his finger prints taken after a recent arrest for a separate crime matched those taken from pham's car two years ago. he was arrested last week. have an's pham was found dead in her car alongside a road in arlington. >>> the prince george's county police chief says he's not seen anything like it in the almost 30 years he's lived in the county. he is talking about the overall crime rate which dropped about 7 1/2 percent this year. head of the department since 2011. in that year there were 95 murders. this year so far there have only been 60. there has been a drop had robberies and shootings and in break-ins. he attribute it to a change in philosophy. >> we are very good at who pulled the trigger. but who prompted that? is there an organization that prompted that action and if there is, we are going after that organization. >> collaboration was the county council and executive's office helped make his job easier. >>> evening commute might be a little bit faster ton
to the sierra lemar that antolin garcia-torres is accused of. he tried to kidnap three brent a safe way parking lot and he will -- three women at a safe way parking lot. giselle esteban finds out about her fate and what the judge said about giselle esteban's demeanor beforehanding down a prison sentence. >>> they are considering a proposal to crack down on metal thefts. it will require them to renew and will help to stop them from buying scrap metal. it unfairly targets them in the industry instead of going after thieves. >>> they plan to talk about the child sexual abuse claim they are facing. all allege the teacher abused medical students in the 1990s and the district has agreed to meet with three jane dough's and another student who has accused the teachers. she has accused them and a public meeting is being held at 7:30 intermediate school. >>> on a lighter note, pam cook's favorite star is coming. justin bieber is coming and he performed a sold out show in the oracle arena. the concert will be june 26th and by the way, the tickets go on sale friday. >> we've got to go so we have seen him.
no arrests have been made. >>> antoe lin garcia-torres -- antolin garcia-torres faces kidnapping charges in the parking lot of safeway stores in morgan hill. he's expected to enter a plea to the murder and kidnapping charges in the sierra lamar case. >>> it later this morning, a court arraignment is scheduled for a fairfield man accused of killing vallejo police officer james capoot. want to show you some photos taken last month. this is when the suspect was taken in. >>> it's official now, four fire stations in contra costa county will close in the coming weeks. >>> a transformer fire knocked out power to more than 4800 customers. >>> 8:04. happening now, a new low cost bus service is up and running here in the bay area. in fact, two hours ago, the first megabus took off from san francisco, heading to los angeles. now, the company offers bus fairs as low as a dollar to go to sacramento. the company briefly operated in california back in 2007. >> 8:05. let's check in with sal, see what's happening on the roads. milpitas, 237. >> a lot of people trying to get in the valley. we had an earl
years behind garcia bars. brown's death as you know the second recent player involved tragedy last week kansas city chiefs linebacker javon belcher killed himself and girlfriend after bizarre circumstances after domestic dispute that raised questions from everything from concussions to gun control. craig now reports on the man who plays ironically for the very same high school team, football team that craig and i play for. >> how are we doing tonight, man? >> december 1st. 3:00 a.m. after a night of hard drinking. javon belcher is seen on a kansas city police dash cam video being questioned after cops get a 911 call of a suspicious person sleeping in a black bentley. >> after learning belcher plays for the kansas city chiefs. officers allowed to leave without citing him for dui because they say he was not driving. >> belcher thanks the officers and enters the building with britney glass, the woman he reportedly spent the night with lives. eventually he goes home. there is he confronted by long-time girlfriend 22-year-old cassandra perkins. when their dispute escalates belcher in a rage
is being charged with three attempted kidnappings that occurred back in march of 2009. garcia-torres was 17 at the time of those alleged crimes, but the district attorney is charging him as an adult. >>> president of the united states has made very clear that there will be consequences. >> the white house sends a very clear warning to end the civil war in syria, the latest on talks to find a resolution. >>> plus sad news for fans of a popular mexican singer and where authorities say they found the wreckage of her plane. >>> in a rush to get your holiday packages out on time is in the u.s. postal service is trying to make did easierment we'll tell you how. ♪ because we know how much you do to make the holidays just right. from ornaments to ottomans, memories are made with ikea. . >>> egypt remains in turmoil tonight as thousands of protesters marched to the presidential palace. president mohamed morsi scrapped a decree giving him wide pours, but he is going ahead with a constitutional referendum this week and a mass demonstration has been planned for tuesday. >>> president obama is praisi
all in a safeway parking lot. garcia was employed at the safeway in morgan hill. >>> vandals have tried to silence a vallejo radio station. kzct is operating online only. vandals had struck the translator site over the weekend. the station's o operator is wondering if the attacks are racially motivated. >> i'm only one man. i can only fight so long. this is community radio. >>> a racial slur was painted on the building during an attack earlier this year. >>> well, we could find out this morning whether bay area crab fishermen will be bringing in their catch anytime soon. crabbers will meet at 10 in san francisco to plan their move. they've been on strike since wholesalers tried to cut the price they pay for crabs. it was hard to find fresh crab at the crab festivals. >> do you have any fresh crab left. >> no, we don't. we're all out. >> whatever we got, whatever they can get. >> crabbers were getting 3 bucks a pound when the season started. wholesalers want to cut that by as much as 75-cents. >>> it's up to the commissioners of the pocket of oakland, to decide whether to -- port o
of the mountain winery was killed in a home invasion and the police say lucas anderson, javier garcia, and deangelo austin were arrested over the past week. earlier, this woman, the two- year-old was arrested and charged with being an accessory to the homicide. investigators are not leading de-- lending details of what led to the arrest. >>> police are looking for a suspect involved in a brutal robbery. the victim pulled over to use her cell phone the suspect approached her and demanded money. she complied giving him what money she had and knowing something was wrong, her dog began barking and that is when that suspect grabbed it and threw it into the street. >> it was horrendous. when she didn't have enough money, he took her dog and hurled it into traffic. >> the victim was not injured but her heart is broken from the loss of her dog. the suspect is described as a man between 30 to 35 years old, a $1,000 reward is offered for any information leading to an arrest. >>> >>> 2012 is keeping homiciding detectives -- detectives busy area than usual. oakland has seen 130 murders for the ye
. in lakewood, california, teresa garcia, wjz eyewitness news. >> reporter: now, rivera's family says one of her brothers will go to mexico today to meet with investigators to try to identify the singer's body. >>> well, updating the story we told you about at the top of the newscast, a shakeup with the ravens today. the ravens fire offensive coordinator cam cameron. he had run the ravens' offense the last five year, hired after cam cameron took over as coach. cameron was fired for inconsistencies. but head coach john harbaugh said you cannot point to one specific game. minutes ago, harbaugh talked to reporters. >> it's really important to point out. it would be really easy to go the route of saying, it's a result of something and somebody is taking the blame for something. it is not that. people are going to believe what they want to believe. it's what i believe is best going forward for our offensive and for our football team. >> we'll have much more from coach john harbaugh on this story, coming up live at 5:00 and 6:00. >>> well, the weather matche
apparently took her own life. >>> antolin garcia-torres will be in court for three kidnappings today. yesterday, the judge approved an amendment to attach the lamar case with those other crimes. it's reported that he tried to kidnap three women from a safeway parking lot where he worked. prosecutors say he killed sierra lamar and hid her body. >>> there are four claims alleging former students were abused by their teachers in the 1990s. the lawsuits were filed by three jane does and kristin kanane who helped convict of one -- one of her abusers. district thrill officials will talk -- district officials will talk about the claims at the school. >>> delta will be paying $63 million to buy 39% of virgin atlantic. delta is buying all of singapore's stake in virgin electric -- atlantic. that gives delta access to heathrow airport airport that it is has -- airport that it has wanted for a long time. >>> last month the u.s. retailers set a record for hiring, up 22% from last year. the experts say that could lead to stronger holiday sales as customers expect to get better service and employe
:25. time for some news headlines. murder suspect antolin garcia- torres goes back to court this morning and it has nothing to do with the sierra lamar case. the 21-year-old is accused of three attempted carjacks in morgan hill in 2009. >>> a newborn baby is recovering now in intensive care in san francisco. the mother tried to get help at a family shelter overnight. but she wasn't allowed in. the mother then handed the baby to a man who flagged down police. officers are trying to figure out what led to the mother and child to be in the street at 2 a.m. >>> bay area crab fishermen are sailing now thanks to a new deal. they went on strike after brokers wanted to pay them less than $3 a pound. dungeness should be back in stores tomorrow or friday at the latest. >> stay with us. we'll be right back. [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow you guys have it easy. i wish i had u-verse when i was your age. in my day, we didn't have these fa wireless receivers. blah blah blah. if i had a sleepover i couldn't just move the tv into the playroom. no. we had to watch movies in the den
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